Tinubu Appoints FCT Women Affairs Secretary

By: Wisdom Acka

President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of Mrs. Adedayo Benjamins-Laniyi as the Secretary for the newly created Women Affairs Secretariat, Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA).

A statement released to the media on Monday from his Press Office disclosed this and Benjamins-Laniyi’ would “play a pivotal role in the FCTA’s commitment to promoting the well-being and empowerment of women and children in the Federal Capital Territory.”

Born in 1965, the new appointee hails from Ogun State, and was appointed for her exemplary qualifications and dedication to public service, with over 35 years of experience as a communications consultant, social entrepreneur, international mentor, and environmentalist.

The new Secretary is a graduate of English Language from the University of Ibadan.